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Image #12 of the bug Ambush Bug (Phymata pennsylvanica)

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"They are experts at camoflauge. See how this one resembles goldenrod. It is as small as a goldenrod bloom. They wait for prey then grab them and impale them with their poisonous beak."

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Ambush Bug (Phymata pennsylvanica)

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